Welcome Center

New here? We're excited to get to know you better! For now, we invite you to become more familiar with us through our FAQs and membership information... then feel free to take a look around!


Where we are

Calvary is located in Golden Valley, Minn., a suburb just west of Minneapolis. Whether you live in the area or are just swinging through, please come visit us!

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Who we are

Everything we do is inspired by our mission to lead people into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ. Our vision is to "make disciples who make disciples" through several key areas of ministry.

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How you can connect

Whatever your interests, age or stage in life, there's a special place waiting just for you at Calvary...

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Staff directory & council members

We look forward to connecting with you! For general inquiries, reach us at: 

Calvary Lutheran Church
7520 Golden Valley Rd.
Golden Valley, MN 55427

Phone: 763.545.5659
Fax: 763.545.6953 
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...or feel free to contact the relevant individuals or ministries directly:

- Pastors
- Visitation pastors
- Staff
- Executive Committee & Church Council

 

Pastors

 


Pastor Jeff Krogstad

Senior Pastor | 763.231.2960 | e-mail

Pastor Tacho Dominguez

Associate Pastor | 763.231.2996 | e-mail

 


Pastor Skip Reeves

Associate Pastor | 763.231.2965 | e-mail

 


Pastor Carol Skjegstad

Associate Pastor | 763.231.2983 | e-mail

 

Visitation pastors


Pastor David Scherer

Visitation Pastor | 763.231.2984

 


Pastor Dan Seidelmann

Visitation Pastor | 763.231.2979

 

Staff

Adult Education & Group Ministries

Deb Wagner, Adult Education & Group Ministries Director, 763.231.2976

 

Adult Ministries

Pastor Carol Skjegstad, Associate Pastor, 763.231.2983

 

Alpha

Dorree Adelmann, Hospitality & New Members Director, 763.231.2973

 

Children, Youth & Family Ministries

Tim Balow, Children, Youth & Family Director, & Children's Ministries Director--Elementary, 763.231.2966


Youth Ministries

Kathy Brown, Confirmation Director, 763.231.2971
Becky Westgard, Senior High Youth Director, 763.231.2975
Josh Williams, Junior High Youth Director, 763.231.2972


Children's Ministries

Julie Cohrs, Children's Ministries Director--Elementary, 763.231.2970
Sharry Hosfield
, Children's Ministries Director--Preschool, 763.231.2969
Roxanne Pengelly, Children's Ministries Assistant, 763.231.2968


Early Childhood Ministries

Debby Bromander, Early Childhood Parenting, 763.231.2948
Margaret Mahowald, Nursery Director, 763.231.2949

 

 

Church Operations

Ruby Heiden, Executive Director, 763.231.2980
Jerry Gates
, Chief Financial Officer, 763.231.2974

 

Communications & Media

Nathan Almquist, Communications, Media & Calvary.org
Barb Farland, Communications & Public Relations, 763.231.2967
Anthony Jones, Video Production, 763.231.2946
MariKay Nelson, Communications Coordinator, 763.231.2989

 

Congregational Care

Pastor Skip Reeves, Associate Pastor, 763.231.2965
Cindy Engelkes, Caring & Health Director, 763.231.2964

 

Early Childhood Centers (Weekday)

Debby Bromander, Hourly Childcare Director, 763.545.9042
Becky Robinson, Pre-Kindergarten Director, 763.545.5933
Maggie Yates, Childcare Center Director, 763.541.9774

 

Facilities

Craig Rothfolk, Facilities Director, 763.231.2959

 

Hospitality & New Members

Dorree Adelmann, Hospitality & New Members Director, 763.231.2973
Pam Rathlisberger, New Members Coordinator, 763.231.2982

 

Latino Ministries & Spanish Worship

Pastor Tacho Dominguez, Associate Pastor, 763.231.2996

 

Mission & Outreach

Sally Dominguez, Mission Director, 763.231.2955
Dawn Dresser, Outreach Director, 763.231.2988

 

Music & Worship

Dan Oie, Director of Music & Worship, 763.231.2944
Lora Edwards, Music Administrative Assistant, 763.231.2956
Anthony Jones, Modern Worship Associate, 763.231.2946
Christy Jones, Modern Worship Associate/Administrator, 763.231.2945

 

Office Administration

Cheri Almquist, HR Generalist, 763.231.2981
Lora Edwards, Wedding & Funeral Administrator, 763.231.2987
Diane LaFontaine, Office Services, 763.231.2997
Jesse Honer, Bookkeeper, 763.231.2991
MariKay Nelson, Communications Coordinator, 763.231.2989
Lois Palmquist, Administrative Assistant, 763.231.2985
Debra Moorehead, Staff Accountant/Bookkeeper, 763.231.2990
Susie Roberts, Receptionist, 763.231.2941
Liz Turner, Administrative Director & Stewardship Coordinator, 763.231.2963

 

Women's Ministry

Cheri Almquist, Women's Ministry Director, 763.231.2981


 

Executive Committee & Church Council

The Executive Committee and Church Council are comprised of lay members who represent the interests of their fellow members and uphold Calvary's overall mission.

 

Executive Committee

President: John Russo
Vice President: Sharon Lindau
Secretary/Treasurer: Anna Martinez
Members at Large: Chris Gibson, Steve Waters

 

Church Council

Adult Education
Christine Leslie, Chad Pruden

Alpha
Julie Holmen, Heather Hosfield

Children, Youth & Family Ministries
Carl Geving, Chris Gibson, Steve Hagstrom, Susan Mork, Steve Waters

Early Childhood Development
Becky Hofstad

Facility Management
Keith Hanson, Rick Weathermon

Finance
Todd Loncorich, Jeff Pedersen

Group Ministries
Dave Eshelman

Health Ministry
Kristi Michaelson

Hospitality
Linda Glass, Don Keefe

Hunger & Human Needs
Suzanne Miller

Lifelong Learning
Tim M. Johnson, Nancy Post

Men's Ministry
Jason Newville

Music & Worship
Kristi Olien, Andrea Ranstrom

Outreach
Susan Beacham, Deborah Olson

Stewardship
Karis Wong

Women's Ministries
Karen Freeman

Young Adults
Kelly Haagenson